Black Fly Story Hour

The four previous Black Fly Story Hours have been wildly successful and the next Black Fly Story Hour will be held in the Lucy Hurlin Theater at ConVal High School at 7:30 PM on October 27, 2017. Click the poster below to purchase tickets…

The tales told by our story tellers are wonderful and you may experience them yourself by clicking on the links provided below…

March 24, 2017 – Black Fly Story Hour #4 (sold out again). Click here to view the stories

October 21, 2016 – Black Fly Story Hour #3 was a sold-out, smashing success.   Click here to watch the wonderful stories told that evening.

January 8, 2016 – Black Fly Story Hour #2 was back by popular demand with all new story tellers and stories to an overflowing, sellout crowd! Unfortunately, some people had to be turned away…a situation that won’t occur when the Contoocook Valley Visual and Performing Arts Center becomes a reality. The storytellers:
(photos courtesy of Gary Ciocci)


Rob Eichler, ConValVpac President: Introduction.
Tricia Rose Burt: M/C and storyteller extraordinaire.

Click on the story title for a video of the story telling!
Jamie Trowbridge: “Learning to Sail
Liz Halper: “Women’s Intuition, Guardian Angels, or Bashert
Tim Clark: “Gigi’s Hand
Pastor Shayna Appel: “Soiland
Jessica Fiasconaro: “The Help
Ted Leach: “America’s First Marionette Opera: Will the Strings Sing?
Emma Canty-Carrel: “The House on Wallace Road
Megan Jones: “A Lesson from My Life in a Year
Jason Lambert: “Some Things I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
Grace Aldrich: “Baby on Board

March 21, 2015 – Black Fly Story Hour #1 was held to a very enthusiastic crowd paving the way for the series of Black Fly Story Hours to come.  The stories told that evening were not recorded.